James Brown

James Robert Brown

Professor; Professor of Corporate Governa

  • Faculty


Corporations and Corporate Governance, Business Law, Administrative Law, Securities Regulation

Professional Biography

For more than two decades, J. Robert Brown has taught corporate and securities law, with a particular emphasis on corporate governance. He has authored numerous publications in the area and several of his articles have been cited by the US Supreme Court. Brown has also spent considerable time abroad, particularly in the former Soviet Union, advising governments in these areas. From 2000-2004, Brown served the University of Denver Sturm College of Law as an associate dean for academic affairs. He is an arbitrator for the FINRA and, among other outside activities, serves as the chairman of the board of directors of the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless.

Blog: www.theracetothebottom.org

Article: The Neutral Assignment of Judges at the Court of Appeals

Corporate Governance


  • BA, College of William & Mary
  • JD, Law, University of Maryland Law School
  • Ph.D., Government, Georgetown University